Thales has been present in Italy since 1988 and now has 2800 employees in the country. Thales is operating in the security, transportation, aerospace, defence and space markets.
It offers technical solutions aimed to the air traffic management sector, with capabilities in landing, navigation and surveillance systems; to the defence sector, with capabilities in military communications and electronic warfare; to the transport sector, with capabilities in rail signalling and supervision solutions; to the security sector, with capabilities in protection and supervision of critical infrastructures and finally to the space sector, with capabilities in building systems and equipment for space telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation, science, exploration and transport. To meet the needs of every customer, Thales in Italy boasts a solid portfolio of dual-use products and technologies, aimed at both civil and military markets.
 
COLLABORATIONS
Its strong talent for innovation is nurtured by numerous and profitable collaborations with the best Italian universities and research centres, allowing the Group to detect and anticipate the challenges of the market.

Key Figures

2300
Thales Alenia Space has 2300 employees in Italy
7
Sites in Italy (Florence, Rome, Chieti, Milan, Varese, L'Aquila and Turin)
500
Thales Italia has 500 employees

Activities

  • Aerospace in Italy
    Thales Italia develops and deploys air traffic security systems throughout Italy, supplying both domestic and export markets.
  • Defence in Italy
    Thales designs, supplies and installs infrastructural and tactical telecommunication systems & networks for the defence market.
  • Security in Italy
    Thales provides mission critical solutions and applications for assets and citizens security.
  • Space in Italy
    Thales Alenia Space, the joint venture between Thales (67%) and Finmeccanica (33%), operates in Italy through Thales Alenia Space Italia, which has 2,300 employees at four plants, in Rome, Turin, L’Aquila and Milan.
  • Transportation in Italy
    Security systems, telecommunications, supervision, control & management information and signalling solutions for trains, trams and metros form the backbone for transport infrastructures are proposed by the Group in Italy.

41 matching job(s)

  • APM Acquisition Project Manager
    Regular Employment - Italy

    ‘Whenever critical decisions need to be made, Thales has a role to play In all the markets we serve – defence, security, space, aerospace and ground transportation – our understanding of the Critical Decision Chain helps customers to decide and act in a timely fashion and obtain the best outcomes.

    World-class technologies and the combined expertise of 61,000 employees in 56 locally based country operations make Thales a key player in assuring the security of citizens, infrastructure and nations.’
    Together. Safer. Everywhere.
    JOB OBJECTIVE
    To be the Purchasing interface for specific Bid/Project/Product, as Operational Manager, working in strict cooperation with PM team, to cover the Bid, Project and/or Product needs in a specific Domain, supporting all activities for project operations in the Site, from the bid phase until the end of the warranty period.
    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
    Serving the Domain Bids, Project, Products by:
    • Working in an integrated team with the BM/PM as unique interface for Purchasing activities
    • Applying and implementing sourcing strategies defined by Family Buyers in Bids/Projects and sharing the results with relevant Family Buyers
    • Contributing to Make or Buy approach and defining the resulting acquisition plan
    • Managing and optimizing the Purchasing Segment of the Purchasing Families strategies drawn upon the work of the Segment/Family Purchasing officer
    • Identifying Market innovation through advanced intelligence activities
    • Involving Suppliers in design upstream and optimizing risk sharing
    • Consolidating purchasing forecast by Product under medium term plans
    • Defining purchasing performance targets for the Segments/Families
    • Operationally managing Bid/Project/Product purchasing officers

    Managing purchase contracts for the projects & operations in the site by:
    • Bearing Contract responsibilities for all suppliers contract
    • Implementing and following up purchase contracts securing quality and timely deliveries
    • Encouraging cross-functional collaboration during design and validation
    • Ensuring supplier compliance with commercial and technical requirements

    Developing supplier ‘best in class’ performance by:
    • Committing to Purchasing performance (Total Cost of Ownership, Risks & Opportunities) in Bid and throughout the Project execution or the Products lifecycle.
    • Following up in Project implementation supplier performance info transparency (delivery, quality, reliability)
    • Sharing cross-functional supplier performance in Bids/Projects inside the purchasing team (i.e. with relevant Family Buyers).
    • Contributing to Commodity and Family Buyers and the Purchasing Network in negotiations, claims and visits to Suppliers
    • Taking advantage and promoting with the BM/PM global suppliers as defined in the supplier strategy made in cooperation with the low cost country sourcing team and “Go to India”

    Managing cost reduction activities by:
    • Systematically performing competitive tendering to increase saving opportunities assuring flow down of Customer’s T&C involving relevant Family Buyer for Bid/Project Contract definition.
    • Being always focused on Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) approach
    • Managing Project Material Estimate at Completion (EAC) incl. Risk & Opportunities
    • Performing Value analysis and cost drivers identification

    SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
    • Master’s degree in Engineering complemented by a demonstrated track record of success
    • Fluency in English; German and French a plus
    • 3 years of experience, specifically:
    - Experience in Procurement & Project Management
    - Mastery of IT tools and data bases
    - Communication, presentation skills
    - Knowledge of various MRP systems, esp. SAP R3
    - Six Sigma
    - Highly developed negotiation skills
    - Knowledge of procurement tools and processes
    - Knowledge in international contract law
    - Claim Management skills
    - Cost reduction mindset
    - Financial management skills
    • Leadership and communication skills
    • Conceptual / Analytical Thinking
    • Business Acumen
    • Adaptability, Flexibility

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  • Whenever critical decisions need to be made, Thales has a role to play. In all the markets we serve – defence, security, space, aerospace and ground transportation – our understanding of the Critical Decision Chain helps customers to decide and act in a timely fashion and obtain the best outcomes. World-class technologies and the combined expertise of 61,000 employees in 56 locally based country operations make Thales a key player in assuring the security of citizens, infrastructure and nations. Together. Safer. Everywhere.

    Job Objective

    Assicura l’adempimento di tutti gli obiettivi tecnici, operativi e finanziari (vendite, AGM) nei tempi, nel budget e con l’atteso livello di qualità, guidando l’implementazione del progetto con le relative funzioni aziendali.


    Key Responsibilities

    • E’ responsabile di tutti gli elementi di competenza per la gestione di un progetto. Utilizza adeguatamente e opportunamente processi, metodologie, tecniche e strumenti di Project Management.
    • E’ responsabile della direzione e coordinamento del team di progetto che gestisce efficientemente e in linea con l’organizzazione aziendale. Ha competenze adeguate per gestire vari tipi di stakeholder.
    • Programma, pianifica e coordina, interfacciandosi con i componenti del team e le funzioni aziendali, le attività e le risorse del progetto per il compimento degli obiettivi di progetto (milestone contrattuali).
    • Gestisce ed assicura la soddisfazione del cliente (qualità e tempo) e persegue miglioramenti continui.
    • Gestisce i termini contrattuali del progetto.
    • Organizza e pianifica il progetto con tool appositi di gestione (i.e. Primavera).
    • Sa redigere documentazione tecnica, in collaborazione con l’Ingegneria.
    • Programma e coordina la produzione/integrazione dei prodotti relativi alle soluzioni di Telecomunicazioni, Sicurezza e Segnalamento ferroviario relative al progetto, ovvero gestisce tutta la supply chain delle attività specifiche del progetto e dei suoi prodotti, interfacciandosi con i fornitori e l’Ingegneria.
    • Verifica l’avanzamento delle attività di progetto, in riferimento al planning previsto.
    • Monitora mensilmente i criteri di profitto del progetto ed identifica/mette in atto i necessari piani d’azione per massimizzare il profitto.
    • Supervisiona (e se necessario coordina) l’attività di cantiere (curendo speciciatemente le fasi di installazione, testing e messa in servizio) per impianti “greenfield” and “brownfield”
    • Coordina e partecipa attivamente alla fase di validazione e verifica del sistema sia in factory che in sito, al fine di ottenere la validazione del cliente, e la messa in servizio dell’impianto.
    • Coordina e supporta il System Engineer e il Customer Service nelle fasi di commissioning, maintenance e warranty.
    • Assicura che vengano rispettate tutte le procedure adottate in ambito ferroviario, che in alcuni casi prevedono lavori su sistemi in esercizio, in particolare relative all’accesso ai vari locali o aree del progetto, ai metodi adottati per garantire la corretta esecuzione delle attività rispettando tutte le norme relative alla sicurezza nei cantieri ed il rispetto delle norme ambientali, etc.
    • Assume il ruolo di direttore tecnico di cantiere per gli aspetti relativi alla Sicurezza per il progetto (progetti) di propria competenza).
    • Assicura l’aderenza delle risorse ai valori-chiave aziendali, al Codice Etico, Chorus e normative di Health, Security, Safety, Environment (HSE).
    • Rappresenta l’azienda e specificatamente il progetto di fronte al Cliente assicurandogli le soluzioni acquistate e i risultati richiesti.
    • E’ orientato alla soddisfazione e ai bisogni del Cliente assicurando al contempo la profittabilità dell’Azienda.


    Skills, Experience and Qualifications

    • Laurea in Ingegneria (elettronica, telecomunicazioni o informatica preferibile) o esperienza equivalente
    • Buona conoscenza della lingua inglese
    • Esperienza di 4-8 anni maturata in ruoli analoghi
    • Disponibilità a lavorare in trasferta, principalmente in Italia
    • Capace e orientato a lavorare in team (e in organizzazioni a matrice)
    • Ottime capacità di leadership, organizzazione, pianificazione e coordinamento
    • Orientatamento al problem solving
    • Autonomia, intraprendenza e pro-attività
    • Capacità di teamworking e forte motivazione al lavoro per obiettivi
    • Preferibile residenza in Firenze/Toscana

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  • Customer Service Technical Manager
    Regular Employment - Italy

    ‘Whenever critical decisions need to be made, Thales has a role to play. In all the markets we serve – defence, security, space, aerospace and ground transportation – our understanding of the Critical Decision Chain helps customers to decide and act in a timely fashion and obtain the best outcomes.

    World-class technologies and the combined expertise of 61,000 employees in 56 locally based country operations make Thales a key player in assuring the security of citizens, infrastructure and nations.’
    Together. Safer. Everywhere.

    DEPARTMENT
    Il Customer Service ha la responsabilità di coordinare le attività di Installazione, Collaudo, Manutenzione ed Esercizio dei Sistemi Integrati di Telecomunicazioni, Comunicazione, Sicurezza per tutti i Progetti del Business Domain Defence-NIS.
    Il Customer Service è responsabile del troubleshooting dei prodotti, soluzioni e servizi fino al pieno soddisfacimento del Cliente, nonché del training al Cliente per l’Esercizio e la Manutenzione del Sistema.
    Le richieste di assistenza tecnica da parte del Cliente sono gestite dal Technical Assistance Centre (TAC). Il TAC è responsabile della registrazione e tracking di tutte le richieste d’intervento, della risoluzione tecnica della problematica da remoto, dell’indirizzamento della problematica alle specifiche risorse (Field Engineers) qualora necessario.

    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
    Il Customer Service Technical Manager
    • E’ responsabile della corretta esecuzione della Service Request presentata dal Cliente.
    • Si occupa della risoluzione delle anomalie sui sistemi in manutenzione, dell’implementazione delle soluzioni e, on site, dei tests sui singoli sottosistemi.
    • E’ responsabile del tuning dei sottosistemi e della messa a punto degli impianti in manutenzione, nella loro interezza. Si occupa di verificare la consistenza e l’integrità tra tutti i sottosistemi.
    • Assicura la stabilità dell’integrazione, dell’interfacciamento tecnico e la funzionalità nel tempo di tutti i sottosistemi e del sistema nel suo complesso.
    • Supervisiona le attività di collaudo e le attività di campo
    • Supervisiona le attività tecniche dei subcontractor e assicura il coordinamento dei test con il Cliente.

    SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
    Il candidato dovrà possedere conoscenze idonee alla risoluzione dei problemi di manutenzione per reti di telecomunicazione e sistemi di sicurezza. In particolare le seguenti conoscenze sono ritenute qualificanti:
    • Reti in fibra ottica (cavi in fibra ottica, metodi di misura e test, accessori, tecniche progettuali per i cablaggi in fibra)
    • SDH su fibra ottica (apparati ADM, sistema di gestione, tecniche di progettazione)
    • Tecnologia trasmissiva Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM)
    • IP Switching and routing, Reti Giga - Ethernet
    • Next Generation Networks (elementi costituenti, protocolli, filosofia di progetto, GMPLS, ecc.)
    • Protocolli per QoS e traffic engineering (MPLS, VPLS, Diffserv, Intserv, ecc.)
    • Voice over IP
    • IP TV, Triple play e tecnologia IMS
    • Virtual Private Networks
    • Reti di PABX, Reti LAN/WAN, CCTV, Intrusion and Alarm System
    • Public Information System, Passenger Information System
    • Comunicazioni radio (GSM, TETRA, WiFi, WiMax)
    • SCADA
    • Sistemi di gestione centralizzati (Operation Control System)
    • Emergency Call Box, uso dei principali tools MS Office o equivalenti.
    • Esperienza nella gestione e verifica dei requisiti contrattuali in progetti di reti di telecomunicazioni e sicurezza in ambito di trasporto metropolitano e ferroviario urbano.

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  • Network Systems Engineer
    Regular Employment - Italy

    JOB OBJECTIVE
    The main objective of the Network Systems Engineer is to perform all the necessary engineering activities to allow the delivery of the Systems including integration with related systems, within the program milestones, in compliance with specifications and within budget.
    The Network Systems Engineer will have a solid experience in the design of Optical and microwave complex transmission networks in different application domains (in particular in the Defense field).

    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
    In close coordination with the System Engineering Manager, the Project Manager and the other team members, He/She will be responsible for all the activities relevant to the assigned subsystem, ensuring the predefined results on time, within the budget and with the expected level of Quality.
    The Systems Engineer will:
    • Analyze the Technical Project Scope of Works relevant to the assigned subsystem (scope, technical issues and risk assumptions);
    • Conduct and perform design for the assigned subsystem, applying technical guidelines and principles communicated by the System Engineering Manager;
    • Ensure production of adequate documentation and design with relevant Bill of Quantities for all needed materials and spare parts;
    • Prepare the technical part of the Requests for Quotations for each material/service to be purchased, in accordance with Company guidelines;
    • Identify and analyze the requirements (Contractual and System Requirements phase), defining the subsystem architecture, allocating the requirements to the components, defining the interfaces between components, developing the solution (System Design and Development phases), integrating, verifying, validating and qualifying the subsystems (System Integration and Acceptance phases);
    • Produce technical procedures, manuals (installation procedures, FAT procedure, commissioning procedure) and define the test instruments to be used on site;
    • Help the System Engineering Manager for the conformity with requirements, quality, performance, Customer satisfaction budget and schedule relevant to Networking subsystems package;
    • Cooperate with System Engineering Manager in proposing the technical solution and the general Networking subsystems architecture;
    • Support the deployment/installation and site acceptance activities;
    • Help the System Engineering Manager to ensure coordination and communication among the various players in technical activities and a smooth transition of responsibility to "Installation and Commissioning" organization;
    • Establish internal targets in line with contractual technical requirement and Company expectations, as communicated by System Engineering Manager and Project Manager;
    • Manage all the activities concerning potential technical Variations of Scope of Work;
    • Together with the System Engineering Manager assist the PM, the Contract Manager and the Sales department in the technical negotiation of the change proposals;
    • Revise all the Network technical documentation to be submitted to the Customer;
    •Help the System Engineering Manager in preparing the list of deliverables for their subsystems;
    • Ensure adequate technical support to on site activities (which include also specific missions on site, when necessary, for startup, supervision, commissioning and closer support);
    • Support the Purchasing Department in the definition of subcontracts and technical standard clauses to be inserted in the Sub-Contract Agreement and in the Purchase Orders;
    • Participate to Project Meetings (internal and external: with the Customer, subcontractors and other entities) when scheduled and/or requested.


    SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
    Master’s Degree in Engineering;
    Fluency in Italian and English;
    Good technical analysis and technical document writing;
    Proven experience in the design and engineering of at least some of the following systems:
    • Design, integration, dimensioning of SDH & DWDM transport networks (main suppliers);
    • Design, integration, dimensioning of Microwave Radio links (main suppliers);
    Knowledge of Network management systems and techniques;
    Good knowledge of main protocols and redundancy schemes;
    Good knowledge of IP Networking.

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  • Network Test Engineer
    Regular Employment - Italy

    ‘Whenever critical decisions need to be made, Thales has a role to play. In all the markets we serve – defence, security, space, aerospace and ground transportation – our understanding of the Critical Decision Chain helps customers to decide and act in a timely fashion and obtain the best outcomes.

    World-class technologies and the combined expertise of 61,000 employees in 56 locally based country operations make Thales a key player in assuring the security of citizens, infrastructure and nations.’
    Together. Safer. Everywhere.

    JOB OBJECTIVE
    The principal objective of The Network Test Engineer is to setup the test environment of the principal technologies (SDH/DWDM/IP) and to develop, define and execute system test plans for internal activity, normally done for a reference system platform or customer platform relevant to a product or solution supply relevant to a project.
    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
    Be responsible for the development of test methods, test beds, processes, and result documentation for the test environment;
    Be responsible for the definition, execution of functional test for the principal equipment (SDH/DWDM/IP) of the major vendor;
    Manage reporting of configuration management information for software and hardware of all the test environments;
    Participate and prepare the review of testing documentation;
    Strongly contribute to the technical project of the test environment in line with the milestone required;
    Analyze and document test results;
    Support the design and deployment activity of the projects with test activity, in line with the target of the Engineer Manager ad PM;
    Cooperate with System Engineering Manager in testing and proposing the technical solution/architecture and the general networking subsystems architecture, for the activity /program of the business domain;
    Follow the Integration, Verification and Validation process and Knowledge of System Engineering discipline and processes;
    Produce technical procedures, manuals (installation procedures, FAT procedure, commissioning procedure) and define the test instruments to be used on site;
    Work with the System Engineer Manager to establish, maintain and continually update system test processes and the test environment, according to the strategy of the Engineer Manager;
    Help the System Engineering Manager to ensure coordination and communication among the various players in technical activities and a smooth transition of responsibility to "Installation and Commissioning" organization;
    Perform all necessary engineering activities to allow the delivery of assigned the Systems including integration with related systems, within the program milestones, in compliance with specifications and within budget;
    Ensure adequate technical support to on site activities (which include also specific missions on site, when necessary, for startup, supervision, commissioning and closer support);
    Participate to Project Meetings (internal and external: with the Customer, subcontractors and other entities) when scheduled and/or requested;
    Ensure production of adequate documentation and design with relevant Bill of Quantities for all needed materials and spare parts;
    Prepare the technical part of the Requests for Quotations for each material/service to be purchased, in accordance with Company guidelines;
    Work closely with System Engineering Manager and Project Manager;
    Support the deployment/installation and site acceptance activities;
    Help System Engineering Manager in preparing the list of deliverables for his subsystems.

    SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
    Master’s Degree in Telecommunication Engineering;
    Solid experience in the network architectures design and related configurations about Microwave Radio links (main Suppliers), DWDM, SDH, IP (MPLS, VPN, Network Security, routing protocol), Equipment of main Suppliers, Network management System (main suppliers);
    Sound technical knowledge of all the main technologies and subsystems used to implement Telecom services (SDH/DWDM/IP) of the way in which these subsystems are integrated, of the related operational scenarios and of the ways they are usually verified and validated;
    Strong understanding of network monitoring and packet analysis tools;
    Good technical analysis and technical document writing;
    Fluency in Italian and English;
    Ability to manage Customer and Suppliers relationships.

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  • Tirocinio System Engineer
    Internship / Placement - Italy


    ‘Whenever critical decisions need to be made, Thales has a role to play. In all the markets we serve – defence, security, space, aerospace and ground transportation – our understanding of the Critical Decision Chain helps customers to decide and act in a timely fashion and obtain the best outcomes.

    World-class technologies and the combined expertise of 61,000 employees in 56 locally based country operations make Thales a key player in assuring the security of citizens, infrastructure and nations.’
    Together. Safer. Everywhere.


    Scopo dello Stage:
    Scopo dello Stage è la formazione di un Laureato in Ingegneria Informatica, Elettronica o delle Telecomunicazioni per la progettazione e gestione di apparati sia di bordo sia di terra per il Tramway Management & Control System (TM&CS).
    Lo Stage è basato su percorsi formativi specifici atti a formare personale tecnico su ciò che riguarda il ciclo di vita dei prodotti utilizzati nel TM&CS, dal design fino alla produzione e certificazione secondo le norme vigenti.
    Lo Stagista sarà inserito in un gruppo di progetto costituito e operante nel settore di destinazione iniziale.
    I meccanismi di apprendimento consistono in opportuni training formativi e, prevalentemente, affiancamento su progetti (training on the job) sotto la guida di un tutor aziendale esperto.


    Percorso formativo specifico
    Il tirocinante dovrà acquisire conoscenze teoriche e pratiche per la progettazione e gestione di prodotti per sistemi tramviari.
    Ciò comporterà lo sviluppo di competenze base sulle normative che regolano i prodotti in ambito trasporti e sulla loro gestione (requirements management, specifiche tecniche, pianificazione, ecc.).
    Alla fine del percorso formativo la persona avrà acquisito le conoscenze di base sulla gestione del ciclo di vita di un prodotto, analisi dei requisiti, stima costi e pianificazione.
    Saranno particolarmente sviluppate le capacità di lavoro in team, il rispetto dei piani ed il coordinamento tra le funzioni.


    Requisiti
    • Laurea in Ingegneria Informatica, Elettronica o delle Telecomunicazioni
    • Buona conoscenza dei principali tools MS Office
    • Conoscenza di base di networking
    • Attitudine al lavoro in team
    • Buona conoscenza della lingua inglese (scritto e parlato)

    Verranno presi in considerazione solo neo-laureati da meno di un anno residenti in Toscana.

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  • Whenever critical decisions need to be made, Thales has a role to play. In all the markets we serve – defence, security, space, aerospace and ground transportation – our understanding of the Critical Decision Chain helps customers to decide and act in a timely fashion and obtain the best outcomes. World-class technologies and the combined expertise of 61,000 employees in 56 locally based country operations make Thales a key player in assuring the security of citizens, infrastructure and nations. Together. Safer. Everywhere.

    Job Objective
    The Project Manager is responsible overall for the Project and the Project results.
    He/She manages a project relevant to the Metro Communication and Control Systems, assuring the achievement of all and each objective (technical, operational, economical, financial and businesswise) within the defined schedule and budget and with the expected quality and safety levels. He/She leads and manages the execution and the implementation of the project vis-à-vis with the Customers and in strict coordination with the other PMs of the project and the Company Functions.

    Key Responsibilities
    - Coordinate and manage, when necessary, the Thales units involved in the Project (Countries, other entities) in full respect of the organization and its policy, assuring primarily the Thales overall interest.
    - Coordinate and manage, when necessary, also the Consortium partners involved in the project in full respect of the Consortium agreement.
    - Manage a complex project (in a multicultural and multidisciplinary environment), using adequately and opportunely the Project Management processes, methodologies, best practices, techniques and tools (Primavera).
    - Manage and overall coordinate the project team, in line with the Company Organization.
    - Properly direct and manage the business associated to the project.
    - Ensure the satisfactory completion of the Contract with particular reference to quality, HSE, timescale, cost, resources and Employer satisfaction.
    - Manage the project to achieve targets, Customer satisfaction (quality and time) and Employer satisfaction and profitability.
    - Properly manage the Project, ensuring the predefined results on time and within budget and with the expected level of Quality.
    - Be the interface towards the Customer.
    - Ensure full compliance with Safety Requirements and full implementation of the Safety Plan throughout the project in close cooperation with the Safety Manager.
    - Define and develop the Customer relationship strategy: understand the client’s environment, determine the client’s interfaces and identify client’s responsibilities.
    - Identify all and each project stakeholders, understand their environment and their influences and/or expectations on the projects, and then define a plan to manage them through a win-win approach.
    - Be accountable for the project profitability, sales and costs.
    - Plan and coordinate, interfacing with the team members and the company functions, activities and resources of the project for the fulfillment of the project objectives (contract milestones).
    - Manage the contractual terms of the project.
    - Supervise and control the production and/or the product integration of project-related systems, which include the entire supply chain of the specific activities of the project and its products, interfacing with suppliers and engineering.
    - Check the progress of the project activities, with reference to the planned timetable.
    - Monthly monitor the profit of the project and identify and implement (and/or assure the implementation) the necessary action plan to maximize the profit.
    - Supervise, monitor and coordinate the validation and verification of the systems, both in the factory and on-site, in order to get the Customer’s validation and commissioning of the plant.
    - Supervise, coordinate and support the System Engineer and Customer Service during the commissioning phase, maintenance and warranty, supported by the Project Design Authority.
    - Support the preparation and validate the project Statement of Work (baseline): confirm the scope, contractual issues and validate risk assumptions.
    - Define the project structure including the project management organization and project team organization, assigning project roles and responsibilities to individuals.
    - Set internal targets in line with Contract requirements and Thales expectations.
    - Identify and implement the Project Management Plan (PMP).
    - Approve the general organization procedures (including the Project Quality Plan) and all contractual procedures to be reviewed and approved by the Employer.
    - Approve processes and general procedures (including progress measurement and performance measurements procedures).
    - Implement the Project and mobilize the staff.
    - Manage the project risks including contingency plans and risk mitigation.
    - Assure correct and effective application of Quality and HSE procedures and instructions.
    - Define the project key progress and performance indicators (schedule, budget, quality).
    - Manage with the Employer all the activities related to Variation to Contractual Scope of Work.
    - Be focused on anticipation, especially in risks and opportunities management, pursuing continuous improvement.

    Skills, Experience and Qualifications
    - University Degree in Engineering (Electronic, Telecommunication or Computer) or equal knowledge acquired through work experience.
    - At least 5 years’ experience as PM or GPM and at least 5 years in Communication and Control Systems projects, preferably gained in a foreign country.
    - Good technical background of the following systems in the Metro or Railway environment: Communications and Control, Security, Passenger information comfort.
    - Fluency in Italian and English is mandatory.
    - Willing to be relocated in the Middle East for a medium/long term period (> 3 years) and to business missions worldwide.
    - Team worker with strong leadership skills, able to manage teams and resources that do not necessarily report to him/her in the hierarchy.
    - Problem solver with a proactive attitude, business oriented with strong motivation to work towards targets.
    - Proven experience in managing customers, stakeholders and complex projects in difficult contexts, with challenging targets, within a multicultural and international environment, facing multi-disciplinary technical areas.

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